UPSC CDS 2 2023 Registration Starts Apply for 349 Posts


The UPSC CDS 2 2023 registration has officially begun, signaling the start of an exciting journey for aspiring candidates. We will provide you with all the essential information you need to know about the registration process, eligibility criteria, important dates. The UPSC CDS 2 2023 registration process is now open, inviting enthusiastic candidates to apply for this prestigious examination. If you’re passionate about joining the Indian Armed Forces and dream of serving your nation with pride, this is your opportunity to shine. you need to register yourself on the official UPSC website. The registration process is simple and can be completed online.

UPSC CDS 2 Eligibility Criteria:

Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university / Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from a recognized university, institution / Bachelor’s degree with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level or a Bachelor of Engineering.

Please note that these eligibility criteria are based on the information available so it is recommended to refer to the official UPSC website or the notification for the most updated and accurate information regarding eligibility criteria for UPSC CDS 2 2023.

Important Dates :Age Limit:
Apply Start Date : June 6, 2023
Last Date : June 13, 2023
Exam Date: on September 3, 2023
Candidates must be aged between 20 to 24 years.
Age relaxation applicable as per government guidelines.

CDS 2 2023 Vacancy Details 2023: An Overview

Recruitment AuthorityUnion Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Posts NameCombined Defence Services (CDS) 2
Mode of ApplicationOnline Application
Exam DateSeptember 3, 2023
UPSC Official
No of Vacancies349 Posts

Vacancy Details

Indian Military Academy, Dehradun100 posts
Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala32 posts
Air Force Academy, Hyderabad32 posts
Officers Training Academy, Chennai185 posts
Total349 Posts

Application Fee: Candidates have to make the payment only online using only Debit Cards (RuPay / Visa / MasterCard / Maestro), Credit Cards, Internet Banking and Mobile Wallets.

Female/SC/ST candidatesNIL / (Exempted)
GEN / OBC / EWS200/-

How to apply in UPSC CDS 2 2023:

To initiate the application process for UPSC CDS 2 2023, candidates should follow these steps:

  • Log on to the official website of the UPSC, which can be found at
  • On the homepage, locate the section titled “What’s New” and click on “Exam Notification: Combined Defence Services Examination (II), 2023.”
  • Click on the “Apply” option.
  • A registration page will appear. Fill in the necessary details as required.
  • After providing your details, log in using the credentials you just created.
  • Complete the application form by filling in all the required info accurately.
  • Make sure to review the form thoroughly before proceeding.
  • Upload the necessary documents as specified in the guidelines. Ensure that the documents are legible and meet the specified requirements.
  • Pay the application fee through the provided online payment gateway. The fee amount will be mentioned in the notification.
  • Double-check all the details and documents to ensure accuracy and compliance.
  • After successfully submitting the application, keep a record of it.
  • Download the completed application form from the website.
  • Save the downloaded file or Take a printout of the application form for future reference.